Dr. Leonard H. Friedman, a professor of health policy and management at the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, has been named editor of the Journal of Health Education Administration (JHAE).
The JHAE is a quarterly peer-reviewed journal, which chronicles research, case studies, and essays by leading health administration educators and professionals. It addresses key policy issues in health administration management nationally and internationally and is the foremost authoritative guide on the latest academic and professional developments in the field. As one of the only professional publications in the field, JHAE sets a standard in health administration education research.
Dr. Friedman is an expert on the mechanisms of organizational change and strategic decision-making in health service organizations. He has also explored organizational responses to cataclysmic events, such as public health disasters, and is currently studying system approaches to reducing medical errors and the roots of organizational excellence in health care.
Dr. Friedman will assume his new role on July 1.Friday Letter Submission